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We Aren’t the World

IN THE SUMMER of 1995, a young graduate student in anthropology at UCLA named Joe Henrich traveled to Peru to carry out some fieldwork among the …

Paris Review - The Art of Humor No. 1, Woody Allen

As New Yorkers know, Woody Allen is one of its more ubiquitous citizens—at courtside in Madison Square Garden watching the Knicks, at Michael’s Pub on Monday evenings playing the clarinet, on occasion at Elaine’s Restaurant at his usual table. Yet he could hardly be considered outgoing: shy on …

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Planning reforms poised to wreck countryside, says Andrew Motion

The former poet laureate Sir Andrew Motion has said the government is poised to "wreck the countryside" unless it rethinks a liberalisation of the …